Frank Cammuso

School of Art

Instructor, Illustration

Frank Cammuso portrait.

102 Shaffer Art Building
Syracuse, NY 13244-1210

Frank Cammuso is the author/illustrator of the graphic novel series The Misadventures of Salem Hyde from Amulet Books. He also created the graphic novel series Knights of the Lunch Table from Graphix/Scholastic. Cammuso drew the comic Otto’s Orange Day and Otto’s Backwards Day for Toon-Books. He also wrote and drew his self-published graphic novel Max Hamm Fairy Tale Detective, for which he received an Eisner nomination.

Cammuso is the former award-winning political cartoonist for The Post-Standard newspaper in Syracuse. His cartoons have been reprinted in The New York TimesThe Washington PostUSA Today, and Newsweek. Cammuso has written fiction and satire with his good friend Hart Seely. Their work has appeared in The New YorkerThe New York TimesThe Village VoiceSlate, and on National Public Radio. He’s the co-author of 2007-Eleven and Other American Comedies. Cammuso currently teaches Sequential Illustration in the School of Art.